It is difficult in the construction world right now. The lack of skilled workers, ever-changing regulations, and an abundance of competition are making it difficult for contracting companies to get ahead. At this year’s Construction Summit in Las Vegas, executives were given information and tips on how to get their businesses growing in 2020.
For Construction Pros gives us a full rundown of seven things learned at Ignite 2019:
1. Instill Ownership Thinking
It’s no secret that most of your employees are focused on their paycheck at the end of the week above everything else, but Garrett Sullivan, president of Sullivan & Associates, Inc. wants you to help them think differently. Ownership thinking is a management system that transforms how employees think about the business. This mentality in the workplace creates a collaborative team environment where employees start to think about the “us” instead of just the “me” which helps to eliminate entitlement.